Player of the Week: Kelli Murphy
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Kelly Murphy, of Elgin, S.C., shot 3-over 147 (73-74) at Mimosa Hills in Morganton, N.C., and won the Joe Cheves Junior Invitational in a playoff.
Murphy defeated McKenzie Talbert on the third playoff hole. Earlier in the summer, Murphy had defeated Talbert, a Junior Solheim Cup captain's pick, at the Carolinas Junior Girls Championship, 3 and 2.